Sanford Sylvan

Born 1953
Sanford Sylvan
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Sanford Sylvan

Sanford Sylvan Biography (Wikipedia)

Sanford Sylvan (born 1953 in New York City), is an American baritone. A graduate of the Manhattan School of Music, he made his Glyndebourne Festival debut in 1994 as Leporello in Don Giovanni by Mozart.

He has performed with many leading conductors, opera companies and orchestras including Houston Grand Opera, San Francisco Opera, New York City Opera, the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouworkest, Melbourne Symphony and the NHK Symphony. He has performed at the Edinburgh, Marlboro, Tanglewood, Vienna, Holland, Oregon Bach and Carmel Bach festivals. He played Chou En-Lai in Nixon in China by John Adams.

Sylvan received five Grammy nominations: Fussell's Wilde (2009); Adams's The Wound-Dresser (1990), which was written for Sylvan; Fauré's L'horizon chimérique (1999); Beloved That Pilgrimage (1992); and the soundtrack for the Penny Woolcock film of Adams' opera, The Death of Klinghoffer (2003). He has premiered a number of works by Adams, Philip Glass, Peter Maxwell Davies, John Harbison and Christopher Rouse.

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Sanford Sylvan Tracks

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The Wound Dresser
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The Wound Dresser
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The Wound dresser for baritone and orchestra
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The Wound dresser for baritone and orchestra
James Maddelena, John Adams, Sanford Sylvan, Thomas Hammons, Orchestra of St. Luke’s & Edo de Waart
News has a kind of mystery (Nixon in China)
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News has a kind of mystery (Nixon in China)

News has a kind of mystery (Nixon in China)

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James Maddelena, John Adams, Sanford Sylvan, Thomas Hammons, Orchestra of St. Luke’s & Edo de Waart
David Breitman
THE DESIRE FOR HERMITAGE
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THE DESIRE FOR HERMITAGE
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2002: Prom 58
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2002-09-02T07:25:07
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2002

Proms 2002: Prom 58

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2001: Prom 67
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Royal Albert Hall
2001-09-10T07:25:07
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2001

Proms 2001: Prom 67

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2000: Prom 51
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-08-23T07:25:07
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Aug
2000

Proms 2000: Prom 51

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1994: Prom 54
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1994-08-29T07:25:07
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1994

Proms 1994: Prom 54

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Proms 1990: Prom 04
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Royal Albert Hall
1990-07-23T07:25:07
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Jul
1990

Proms 1990: Prom 04

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